Only in New York, only in New York do they have three shows on the same time slot. But at the moment the fashion week here is bursting with lots of new talents who literally feel liberated after years of oppression from American Vogue and its exacting standards on their quest for new talents.
Berlin in Aufbruchstimmung! Das zumindest hat sich die Hauptstadt für diese Saison auf die Fahne geschrieben. „The Relevance of Fashion“ lautet das Motto am ersten Tag. Ohne Hauptsponsor, aber mit frischen Perspektiven.
She is the designer who blazes the trail for a new generation of anthropological attitudes in fashion. Grace Wales Bonner is deeply involved in researching her mixed race roots (Jamaican father, British mother) and employing them in her designs. Her Serpentine gallery show was an eye-opening happening with great clothes.